Jack Barrow

Musings of Jack Barrow, blogging about a life of writing and philosophy; creating fiction and non fiction, sourced from pop philosophy and the irrational. Occasional outbursts on matters political, comical or just the downright infuriating. Currently writing a travelogue about a six week tour of the 39 historic counties of England while trying to earn enough money for a new shed.

A banker a jouranist and a security guard walk into the Olympic village

We've all been equally horrified with the revelations of phone hacking and bankers' irresponsibility. Hacking celebrity phones was something we...

In the News Today

Users of The Internet were incensed today by a newspaper article that told the truth but was totally made up. The article, attributed to someone...

R2D2 finally gets his Christmas pudding

R2D2 refused to come out in the rain again today so I went out to try to find a Christmas pudding for him. Unfortunately Tesco had sold out but a...

R2D2 doesn’t like to go out in the rain

R2D2 is looking forward to going to see The Force Awakens next week. Now he's got the idea he's thinking he'd like to get out a bit more but he's...